UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Teaching of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Pre-Service

This programme will enhance the employment prospects of graduates who hope to become ESOL practitioners but who have little or no experience of English language teaching. Teaching of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Pre-Service MA gives students a good theoretical understanding of the current thinking on language teaching and learning, as well as the ability to establish the needs of individual learners within a group.

Entry requirements

Normally a minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Course modules

Core modules: teaching English: theories and approaches; the English language learner. Options: research methods; what is education; students select from a wide range of further options; for example: applied linguistics, TESOL, international development, leadership.

Assessment methods

This programme is delivered as a campus-based programme. It is assessed by coursework assignments of up to 5,000 words per module and a report of 10,000 words.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 7,145 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 15,525 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time - 2 years
MA Variable - 4 years

Campus details

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Key information

Programme Administrator
Telephone number: 
0207 331 5100